How To Tuesday: Faux-Fur Vests and Coats in 2016

Fashion often has a cyclical nature, with seemingly long-gone trends suddenly returning in full force when creative designers or stylists reimagine them for modern times. Fur vests are a recent example of this, having made a comeback after a lengthy period of disappearance. They are popular for their combination of warmth and versatility, leading to everyone from celebrities to college students trying the trend, which comes in many colors and sizes and can be styled in a countless amount of ways. Due to their recent reemergence, many people are unsure how to wear a fur vest, but luckily it takes … Continue reading How To Tuesday: Faux-Fur Vests and Coats in 2016

How To Tuesday: How To Dress for Holiday Parties on a Budget

Apart from endless finals, December is an exciting time of year. The plethora of holidays during this chilly month bring gift exchanges, uplifting concerts and festive events. Possibly one of the best activities is a holiday party, but it is often difficult to decide what to wear. On a budget it can be especially tricky, as so much clothing boasts extreme prices leaving a complicated dilemma of how to assemble the perfect outfit without breaking the bank. Luckily this is possible and partygoers can create several looks for a low price. One of the most versatile pieces for girls is … Continue reading How To Tuesday: How To Dress for Holiday Parties on a Budget

High Fashion, College Wallet Zuhair Murad Spring/Summer 2016

The Lebanese designer, Zuhair Murad, creates six different collections per year. For the 2015 cycle of fashion shows, Murad presented resort, spring ready-to-wear, pre-fall, spring couture, fall ready-to-wear, and fall couture collections. Each with a distinct style, they all mix luxe adornment with sleek construction. The spring 2016 RTW collection, presented at Paris Fashion Week, kept to a nautical theme. He made it modern through utilizing combinations of red, white, and navy stripes. Details like rows of gold buttons or coordinating lace were layered on the stripes. Other prints included mirrored rose appliqués on sheer black lace or the same … Continue reading High Fashion, College Wallet Zuhair Murad Spring/Summer 2016